Canadian History Dictionary Leslie James
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Victim of election frauds ...
Of Algonquian stock. First mentioned in the Jesuit
(General Brock era) Younger brother of Brock, 15; gallant condu...
La Sarre Regiment
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) One battalion of, sent to Canada, 12, 29...
Tecumseh 1768-1813 Born Near The Site Of Springfield Ohio First
appeared as a brave in a battle with Kentucky soldiers about 17...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On British right, 189.
Bib : Parkman Pioneers Of France
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Established near Cataraqui, 265. ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) In Canadian Archives, 319, 320.
(John Graves Simcoe era) Rate of, 113.
On Mohawk River, near Lake Oneida. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester er...
Ottawa University Of
Established, 1848. Originally incorporated
under the title of ...
(Lord Sydenham era) Sydenham an early advocate of, 18.
Estaing Charles Hector Theodat Count D' 1729-1794 Sir Frederick Haldimand Era His
proclamation to French-Canadians, 123. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
Jarvis W B
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Loyalists retreat under, 373.
Castillon Jacques De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Assisted in forming Company of New Fr...
The first bank established in Canada was the Bank of
Sevigne Marie De Rabutin-chantel 1627-1696 Count Frontenac Era Her Son-in-law A
candidate for governorship of Canada, 65; describes severities ...
O'brien William Edward 1831- Born At Thornhill Ontario Educated
at Upper Canada College; engaged in journalism at Toronto; stud...
Clinton Sir Henry 1738-1795 Sent To America 1775 Served
in the South, and with Howe at Philadelphia; succeeded him as
Charlevoix Pierre-francois-xavier De 1682-1761 First Came To
Canada in 1705, as an instructor in the Jesuits' College at Quebec.
Returned to France in 1709. It was at this time that he gathered the
material for his Histoire et Description Generale de la
Nouvelle-France. Again visited Canada in 1720 by order of the French
government to report as to the best route for an overland expedition in
search of the Western Sea. In the course of this journey visited the
mission and posts of what was then the extreme western frontier of New
France, returning to France in 1723, by way of Mobile. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) On
the character of the Canadian population, 117; on the character of
Frontenac, 144, 145. (Count Frontenac era) On bravery of Canadians and indifferent conduct
of French troops, 212; on Lachine massacre, 224, 227; on old age of
Francois Hertel, 235; his account of "flag" incident in siege of Quebec,
295; on character and conduct of Frontenac, 333-336. (Samuel de Champlain era) His opinion of
Lescarbot, 37; his description of the French settlements in Canada, 243;
his eulogy of Champlain, 276, 277. =Bib.=: Besides his Histoire du
Paraguay and Histoire de l'Isle Espagnole ou de S. Dominique,
Charlevoix was the author of La Vie de la Mere Marie de l'Incarnation
and of the first general history of Canada, Histoire et Description
Generale de la Nouvelle-France. His Voyage dans l'Amerique
Septentrionale was translated into English in 1756. Dr. J. G. Shea's
translation of the History was published at New York in 6 vols.,
1866-1872; and reprinted by F. P. Harper, New York, in 6 vols. An
abridged translation of Charlevoix's Journal is found in vol. 3 of
French Hist. Coll. of Louisiana. For biog., see J. E. Roy, Essai
sur Charlevoix (R. S. C., 1907).